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Welcome to Kurtistown ...

Kurtistown is located on the island of Hawaii.

The location of Kurtistown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Kurtistown is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Kurtistown lies in the Hawaiian/Aleutian Standard Time Zone (HST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Kurtistown lies within the (808) area code.

The ZIP code for Kurtistown: 96760<3>

Communities near Kurtistown ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kurtistown.

  • Hawaiian Acres
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawaiian Acres
    • Hawaiian Acres lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Kurtistown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawaiian Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Mountain View
  • Ainaloa
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ainaloa
    • Ainaloa lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Kurtistown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ainaloa have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ainaloa
  • Fern Acres
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fern Acres
    • Fern Acres lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Kurtistown
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fern Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fern Acres
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hilo
    • Eden Roc
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eden Roc
      • Eden Roc lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Kurtistown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden Roc have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden Roc
    • Hawaiian Paradise Park
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawaiian Paradise Park
      • Hawaiian Paradise Park lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Kurtistown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawaiian Paradise Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawaiian Paradise Park
    • Wainaku
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wainaku
      • Wainaku lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Kurtistown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wainaku
    • Fern Forest
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fern Forest
      • Fern Forest lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Kurtistown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fern Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fern Forest
    • Hawaiian Beaches
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawaiian Beaches
      • Hawaiian Beaches lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Kurtistown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawaiian Beaches have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawaiian Beaches

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kurtistown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kurtistown.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Kurtistown. See our Newspapers Page for Kurtistown.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kurtistown ...

Looking for more information about Kurtistown? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Kurtistown, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kurtistown.

Adding Kurtistown to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Kurtistown in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Kurtistown was on a map titled Road Map for Hawaii (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Kurtistown on our Genealogy Page.

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About Hawaii

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kurtistown. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Hawaii: https://portal.ehawaii.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kurtistown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Kurtistown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Kurtistown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kurtistown) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Kurtistown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from KurtistownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kurtistown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 19.6036, Longitude: -155.0572       In this case, the coordinates for Kurtistown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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